Celebrate the holiday season with us this year!

Holidays in the Village is when the stores on Elmwood offer deals and discounts, provide snacks and drinks and stay open later as a thank you to YOU for shopping local this holiday season. The bars and restaurants have their holiday drink specials going, there's a pop up market and we're having a tree lighting ceremony so stop out this weekend and finish (or start) your holiday shopping!

Store Specials

Aguacates Bar and Grill Holiday Drinks

  • Holly Paloma
  • Strawberry Miracle
  • Jack Frost

Anna Grace

  • Friday 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Saturday 11:00am-7:00pm
  • Wine served Friday & Saturday

Buffalo Fleece & Outerwear

  • Twelve Days of Christmas is happening!
  • Festive drinks served

CBD Releaf Center

  • CBD tea served in store on Friday & Saturday

Everything Elmwood

  • Friday 10:00am-8:00pm
  • Saturday 10:00am-8:00pm

Half & Half Boutique

  • Free braids by Buffalo Braid Babe on Saturday, 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • Festive drinks served
  • Spend $100, get $25 off
  • Spend $250, get $50 off
  • Spend $500, get $100 off
  • Free gift with each gift certificate purchased
  • $100 gift card raffle for one lucky customer!

Inn Buffalo

  • Gift Certificate Sale - $250 gift certificate for $199

JT's Restaurant

  • Happy Hour Friday and Saturday 3:00pm-6:30pm
  • Half off pizzas and $2 off drinks

Lumpy Buttons

  • Friday 11:00am-8:00pm
  • Saturday 11:00am-7:00pm
  • 10% off entire purchase
  • Festive drinks served


  • Fundraiser with RISE Collaborative on Friday, 5:00pm-8:30pm to benefit Compass House
  • 50% of all RISE apparel sales to go to Compass House
  • 10% of all ShopCraft sales to go to Compass House
  • Beer and wine served

Skin by Amber

  • Festive drinks served
  • Product samples all day Saturday

Spears & Co

  • Extended holiday hours
  • Friday open until 8
  • Saturday open until 8
  • Sunday open until 7

Thin Ice Gift Shop

  • Friday 10:00am-9:00pm
  • Saturday 10:00am-9:00pm
  • Free gift with purchase (while supplies last)
  • Festive drinks served  

Visual Eyes

  •   Festive drinks served
  • 15% off all Branded Jewelry & La Loops

Pop Up Art Shops

Stop by 500 Elmwood for a Pop Up Market! Over a dozen local artists have taken over two empty storefronts to bring their handmade gifts to you! 

  • Friday 5:00pm-9:00pm
  • Saturday 11:00am-6:00pm
  • Sunday 11:00am-6:00pm
  • Presented by artists in buffalo

Winter Market at Bidwell Parkway

Do you miss the Elmwood Village Farmers Market as much as we do? Well you have one chance to relive it!  Stop by Saturday, from 11:00am-5:00pm to see your favorite vendors and get your favorite holiday fruits and veggies.

Christmas Party & Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Lafayette Presbyterian Church aka the home of the Elmwood Village Association has some fun things planned this year!

  • Christmas Party and Holiday Sing Along, Saturday 5:00pm-7:00pm -  games, crafts, caroling, letter writing to Santa, and a visit from Santa (all indoors).  Postman Paul delivers the kids' letters to Santa. If parents share their address the children will receive a reply from Santa. 
  • Official Tree Lighting at 7:00pm (outdoors)